Chanelle McCoy, Chanelle Pharmaceuticals and Dragon’s Den and Organiser Maria Staunton, Manager of the EMPOWER programme and GMIT Mayo iHub, at the launch of “Empower” – a new enterpreneurship programme for women.

Galway companies on Q Mark shortlist

A number of Galway businesses have made the shortlist for the National Q Mark Awards – led by Meehans SPAR Roscam which has been nominated for the much sought-after National Q Mark Award for...
Portumna defender Martin Dolphin breaking away from Gort's Aiden Helebert during Saturday's senior hurling championship clash in Loughrea. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Brilliant Portumna go on the rampage – but is it too late?

Portumna 2-24 Gort 1-17 THEY say there’s no show like a Joe show and that certainly proved the case in Loughrea on Saturday evening as Portumna ace Joe Canning’s 0-15 haul led his side to a...
Poultry spend....Pat McDonagh at Supermac's in Eyre Square.

Supermac’s golden egg!

Supermac’s has announced that it is on target to spend upwards of €7 million on Irish poultry this year. And the good news for Irish chicken farmers is that the family restaurants group M.D, Pat...

Back when the bedsit was the height of sophistication

A Different View with Dave O’Connell Like war stories, we all have our bedsit tales from back in the day – life in pokey holes that you’d have imagined were too small to be freezing...
Michael Fitzmaurice: River restrictions on the way?

Ban on animal access to rivers on way

THE days of farmers being able to let their cattle drink from rivers and streams bordering or running through their lands could be coming to an end. A review group consisting of officials from the...
Turloughmore's Seán Loftus battling for possession with Pearses' Kerril Hardiman during Saturday evening's Senior A hurling championship clash at Duggan Park.

Hard work as Turlough do enough to rescue title hopes

Turloughmore  0-16  Padraig Pearses 0-13 TURLOUGHMORE overcame this tough hurdle last Saturday to take a top four spot in Group 2 of the senior A hurling championship after outscoring Padraig Pearses 0-9 to 0-1 in the...


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